(in progress)

Two types of statements of time-spans can be found:

* approximate estimates of time-spans

* attempts at calculating time-spans

The time-spans were calculated using various king-lists (but not for example the Old Assyrian Eponym List, if even available in the late periods).

Approximate estimates of time-spans

lists of examples here

Attempts at calculating time-spans

lists of examples here


Hachmann, R. (1977). Assyrische Abstandsdaten und absolute Chronologie. Zeitschrift Des Deutschen Palästina-Vereins (1953-), 93, 97-130. JSTOR link

Nadav Na'Aman. (1984). Statements of Time-Spans by Babylonian and Assyrian Kings and Mesopotamian Chronology. Iraq, 46(2), 115-123. JSTOR link

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